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Event takes place on August 20, 2015 at 6:15 PM until 10:15 PM
8 Oscar Street Holyoke, MA 01040

Conservation Commission
Sue Ellen Panitch River Access Center
8 Oscar Street Holyoke, MA 01040
August 20, 2015
6:15 pm

 

1. New Commission Business

a) Request for Determination of Applicability
i) Applicant: Paul Hatch on Behalf of Keith Sicard
ii) Location: 26 Ross Road
iii) Description: Request to determine whether or not work associated with inspecting and replacing an existing septic tank within 100 feet of wetland areas found on or adjacent to to 26 Ross Road (MBP 197-00-088) is subject to either the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act or the Holyoke Wetlands Ordinance. The Applicant has requested a variance from performance standards of the 50′ No-Disturb Zone found in the Holyoke Wetlands Ordinance under section I.D.1.a.3.a.1-2.

2. Returning Commission Business

a) DEP 186- 0252 (continued from July 30, 2015)
i) Applicant: Massachusetts Department of Transportation
ii) Location: Interstate 91 Right-of-Way
iii) Description: Drainage structure maintenance on a portion of the I-91 right-of-way located on the west side of Interstate 91 and the Exit 17 Ramps in Holyoke (within an area that is approximately 500′ from the southbound access to exit 17). This Notice of Intent proposes the alteration of thirty (30) linear feet of Bank and forty (40) square feet of Land Under Waterbodies and Waterways for the purpose of reestablishing a drainage swale that collects water from Longfellow Road.

3. Other Business

a. Update on compliance for DEP 186-0249
b. Encroachment on Kuzeja Conservation Restrictions
c. Minutes from 7-30-15

4. Adjourn

THE LISTING OF MATTERS ARE THOSE REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR WHICH MAY BE DISCUSSED AT THE MEETING. NOT ALL ITEMS LISTED MAY IN FACT BE DISCUSSED AND OTHER ITEMS NOT LISTED MAY ALSO BE BROUGHT UP FOR DISCUSSION TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.


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